During their 1969 meeting, Philip Morris executives discuss new sales structure and distribution program. Representatives from the Leo Burnett agency make presentations on advertising and marketing and discuss their Philip Morris accounts. Topics: tobacco, cigarette, business activity, advertising, marketing, advertising agency, advertising...
A collage of highlights and historical moments from Pacifica's radio programming, demonstrating the difference between public and commercial radio, and promoting the need to support a free speech alternative. Broadcast on KPFK. Source: KPFK
Article: Poor people's march / produced by Ellen Kohn. Recorded: Washington, D.C. Description: Report on the march and demonstration in Washington, D.C. (40 min). BB1724 Pacifica Radio Archives. Topics: march, washington, king, poor, demonstration, pacifica
Pacifica Radio's live coverage of Day 3 the United States Senate Armed Services Committee's hearings on military policies concerning gay and lesbian service in the armed forces, hosted by producer Junette Pinkney and journalist and radio host Bert Wylen. The focus on Day 3's hearings is on other countries' experience with integrating openly gay men and women into their armed forces. Tom Stoddard, executive director of Campaign for Military Service, recaps the first two days of hearings.... Source: Pacifica National Program
Part two of Pacifica Radio's coverage of the United States Senate Armed Forces Committee's hearings concerning openly gay and lesbian servicemembers in the US military. Witnesses include Dr. David Segal, Dr. Judith Stiehm, Dr. Charles Moskos and Lieutenant General Calvin A.H. Waller (Ret.). Senators who speak include Sen. J. James Exon (D-NE), Sen. Strom Thurmond (R-SC), Sen. Sam Nunn (D-GA), Sen. John Warner (R-VA), Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-MA), Sen. William Cohen (R-ME), Sen. Carl Levin (D-MI),... Source: Pacifica National Program
The third and final part of Pacifica Radio's live coverage of Day 3 of the United States Senate Armed Services Committee's hearings on military policies concerning gay and lesbian service in the armed forces. Witnesses include Dr. David Segal, Dr. Charles Moskos, Dr. Judith Stiehm, and Lt. General Calvin A.H. Waller. Junette Pinkney and Bert Wyler offer a recap of the day's proceedings at the end of the recording. Producer Bill Wax pitches for the Pacifica National Fund Drive. Source: Pacifica National Program
Representatives from Philip Morris make a presentation and answer questions about the company's financial health on a telephone conference of stock brokers and financial analysts Topics: tobacco, cigarette, profit, food, international trade, alcoholic beverage, youth, lawsuit,...
Talk Nation Radio for September 21, 2011 Palestine at the UN, Turkey at the ICC Frank Barat of Russell Tribunal on Palestine, Prof. John Quigley, Ohioâs Moritz School of Law Human rights issues are analyzed by an activist as Palestinians seeking statehood are threatened with âdireâ consequences by Israelis. The US cajoles Israel and Turkey in New York. Plus legal analysis of Turkeyâs case at the ICC against Israel by international law expert. Can the Palestinians rely on Mahmoud Abbas to... Topics: Palestine at the UN, Turkey at the ICC, Frank Barat of Russell Tribunal on Palestine, Prof. John...
Highlights from the Southern California Palestinian and Jewish Women in Dialogue conference, Women Speak Out Against Occupation, held February 21, 1988 in Los Angeles. Produced by Lucia Chappelle. Source: KPFK
Highlights from the Southern California Palestinian and Jewish Women in Dialogue conference, Women Speak Out Against Occupation, held February 21, 1988 in Los Angeles. Question and answer session with speakers Nadia Said[sp?] Bettendorf, Nava Sonnenschein, and Angela Odeh. Produced by Lucia Chappelle. Source: KPFK
Palestinian Statehood, Discussion with Law Prof. Francis A. Boyle Plan B Uniting for Peace Resolution âTime to end Israelâs stall and delay tactics on so called talks while they build settlements,â Boyle says. We discuss history of the discussion on Palestinian statehood. Review of year long effort to get votes, UN Security Council, Israel, US, and Palestinian leaders. TRT:29:00 Produced by Dori Smith Music by Fritz Heede Download at Pacificaâs Audioport or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org... Topics: Palestinian Statehood, U.N. General Assembly, U.N. Security Council, on Palestinian statehood,...
Description: Fred Martin, Urban Affairs representative of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce; C.F. 'Cliff' Green, Deputy District Engineer, California State Division of Highways; O.W. Willard, representative of Macy's of San Francisco and member of the San Francisco Planning Commission; Kenneth Rexroth, literary critic and writer; Terry Francois, San Francisco Supervisor; and Morton Rader, architect and President of the Telegraph Hill Dwellers Association, debate the pros and cons about... Topics: californialightandsound, City planning, Government spending policy--California--San Francisco,... Source: 1 Tape of 1 : 1/4 inch audio tape
Description: Special report on the early morning raid on the Black Panther headquarters in Los Angeles, California on the morning of December 8th, 1969. Call Number: BB4680 Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Pacifica Radio Archives. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements,... Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Blacks--Political activity,... Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
World leaders are gathering in New York this week for the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly. Their newest member is Fernando Lugo, who was inaugurated last month as the president of Paraguay. Fernando Lugo is a former priest and well-versed in liberation theology. He was called the “Bishop of the Poor” and is known for leading anti-government protests and fighting for peasant rights. After resigning his position as bishop in late 2006, he campaigned and won the election on... Topic: lugo
Voice over for a video about Park 500, Philip Morris refined leaf processing facility in Chester, Virginia. Topics: tobacco, cigarette, tobacco processing, tobacco industry employee, tobacco leaf, business activity
Part 1 (of 2 part interview): political culture For transcripts and observations, please visit http://www.opendemocracy.net/debates/article.jsp?id=1&debateId=66&articleId=3258 Topic: democracy, open democracy, openDemocracy, Carlos Fuentes, Isabel Hilton, The Eagles Throne, Mexico,
Panel discusses how previously blacklisted Hollywood entertainment professional eventually went back to work. Panel includes Fred Rinaldo, Chris Trumbo, Bruce Cook, and Buddy Tyne. Panel presented as part of the Retrospective on the Blacklist Period at the Los Feliz theater in Los Angeles likely on June 5, 1977 along with a screening of "The Defiant Ones" (1958). Source: KPFK
Panel discussion of Blacklisted writers and their works in exile including Chris Trumbo, Ben Barzman, Michael Butler, and John Bright. Panel presented as part of the Retrospective on the Blacklist Period at the Los Feliz theater in Los Angeles, likely on May 29, 1977 along with a screening of "The Brave One" (1956). Source: KPFK
Children of several of Hollywood's blacklisted entertainment professionals discuss their families' experiences and the effects of their parents being blacklisted. Hosted by Larry Ceplair. Panel includes Stephen Carnovsky, Emily Corey, Dan Bessie, Becca Wilson, Chris Trumbo, and Tom Levitt. Recorded at the Los Feliz theater in Los Angeles. Broadcast on KPFK, ca. Apr. 26, 1977. Panel presented as part of the Retrospective on the Blacklist Period at the Los Feliz theater in Los Angeles, likely on... Source: KPFK
Panel including screenwriter Millard Lampell, trade union and political activist Dorothy Healey, and Paul Perlin discusses labor activism and blacklisting in Hollywood in the 1940s and 1950s. Panel presented as part of the Retrospective on the Blacklist Period at the Los Feliz theater in Los Angeles, April through June, 1977. Source: KPFK
Panel discussion of the events leading up to and including the blacklisting of several Hollywood entertainment professionals in the 1940s. Panel includes Abraham Polonsky (labor organizer, writer, and filmmaker), Edward Biberman (artist and anti-fascism activist), Sam Brody (Film and Photo League), and Emil Freed (Southern California Library for Social Studies and Research). Panel presented as part of the Retrospective on the Blacklist Period at the Los Feliz theater in Los Angeles, likely on... Source: KPFK
Patricia Nell Warren, novelist & author of "The Front Runner," "Fancy Dancer," "One is the Sun," and "Harlan's Race" is interviewed by Josy Catoggio of Feminist Magazine on her books, her life & the Eagles school program for gay youth. Source: KPFK
Paul Blanch, Nuclear Industry Whistle Blower, Money over Safety in Nuclear Industry, Corrosive Pipes, Lack of Oversight Nuclear Industry Whistle Blower and expert witness on licensing says 'its money over safety for nuclear industry and NRC' Talk Nation Radio for May 12, 2011 Paul Blanch, Nuclear Industry Whistle Blower, Money over Safety in Nuclear Industry, Corrosive Pipes, Lack of Oversight We discuss Japan and the U.S. What concerns do we share? What facts should be know? From this... Topics: Potassium Iodine, Connecticut, state DEP, nuclear industry, Millstone, Vermont Yankee, Seabrook,...
Paul Blanch and Rick Kuprewicz discuss concerns about the proposed high pressure natural gas pipeline (Spectra Algonquin AIM) which would be within 105' of critical structures for Indian Point Energy Center in Buchanan, NY Topics: Paul Blanch, Richard Kuprewicz, Algonquin, AIM, Spectra Energy, NRC, Nuclear Regulatory...
alk Nation Radio for April 21, 2010 Elizabeth Gould and Paul Fitzgerald, News Analysis, Pakistan and Afghanistan, Muhammad Khurshid in Tribal Region of Pakistan Elizabeth Gould and Paul Fitzgerald, provide their expert news analysis on Afghanistan and Pakistan. The threat to these journalists from War Lord Gulbuddin HekmatyarÃ¢s U.S. representative. And in Pakistan, journalist Muhammad Khurshid describes threats to civilians, journalists, political figures, and others, as a month of April... Topics: Pakistan, Afghanistan, war lords, violence in Peshawar, April 2010, journalists at risk,...
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Paul O'Leary Discussing The New Point Rationing System Of Canned And Packaged Goods, 12-31-1942 National Archives Identifier: 2205887 Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, O'Leary, Paul M. (Paul Martin) 1901-1997, World War II, Old Time Radio,...
Julia Whitty's newest article for Mother Jones magazine looks at potential global warming "tipping points" -- factors that could push us over the edge towards rapid climate change. What are those tipping points? How likely are they to happen? And will the coming turnover in the House and Senate have any impact on our ability to prevent them? Plus, we explore whether the Congressional turnover means a change from the culture of corruption. Will the Dems prove just as corrupt as Tom... Topics: Julia Whitty, global warming, Congress, corruption, Jacl Abramoff, Tom DeLay
Talk Nation Radio for January 28, 2012 Peace Activist Johanna Rivera Journeys Deep into the Struggle: Her travels through in Egypt, Palestine, Israel, and Iraq Human rights activist Johanna Rivera joins us to talk about her travels in the Middle East. She was in grad school at the University of Connecticut's School of pharmacy when she decided to visit the Middle East and it was a life changing decision. Her popular Blog is, A Journey Deep into the Struggle, and she has used it to document her... Topics: Iraq, Egypt, Palestine, Israel, protesters+women's rights, children's rights
Washington County, Pennsylvania farmers Terry Greenwood and Ron Gulla speak out at "Hydrofracking and Agricultureâthe Promise & the Reality", a forum held March 15, 2011 in Penn Yan, New York. ;The forum was sponsored by the Committee to Preserve the Fingerlakes and the Coalition to Protect New York. Topics: shaleshockmedia. Shaleshock, fracking, hydrofracking, hydraulic fracturing, shale gas, methane,...
How well do you know your pets? Today on Insight, local pet columnist Gina Spadafori and "Good Morning America" veterinarian Dr. Marty Becker tell you why dogs drink out of the toilet and if cats always land on their feet. During our fall fund drive, Insight features the most interesting musical guests of the year. American folk legend Ramblin’ Jack Elliott performs in studio. This segment originally aired Aug. 23, 2006. Topics: Gina Spadafori, Marty Becker, DVM, pets, Ramblin' Jack Elliott, KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento public...
Ross Greenberg and Dave Bernstein interview Steve Fried of Microway, which is Intel's 5th largest customer for all their microcomputer components. Hank Kee interviews Bill Gates of Microsoft. He shares his views of yesterday, today, and tomorrow in personal computing. The interview was recorded in the patio of a hotel so the sound quality varies. Source: WBAI
Northern pike continue to be a nuisance at Lake Davis; experts tell you about plans to poison the water again. New scientific theories could change our understanding of the universe. Stanford physics professor Leonard Susskind, sometimes called "the Father of String Theory," talks about how the universe itself could be part of a much larger landscape. His new book is "The Cosmic Landscape: String Theory and the Illusion of Intelligent Design". Children are now the focus of... Topics: northern pike, Lake Davis, Leonard Susskink, String Theory and the Illusion of Intelligent Design,...
WBAI's raises funds by having a Pete Seeger marathon. Seeger performs several songs which include "Waist Deep in the Big Muddy", "Tomorrow is a Highway", "God Bless the Grass", Woody Guthrie's "Put Your Finger in the Air", 'Seek and You Shall Find", and several more. He weaves various stories throughout his performance. Source: WBAI